Presents key data that show the continuing educational inequities and opportunity gaps for students of color and low-income students and highlights promising practices that many colleges are taking to advance success for students of all backgrounds.
Summarizes the efforts of the Obama Administration in enhancing access and affordability of postsecondary education through its investments in financial aid, particularly in the form of Pell Grants. Building on this progress, the Administration is calling for new investments in the federal Pell Grant Program.
Provides a wealth of handbooks, newsletters, briefs, tutorials, and tools to assist through the twists and turns of program evaluation. Includes information for planning, data collection and analysis, and strategies to share results.
Provides access to online training materials for students, faculty, and staff on substance abuse and sexual assault prevention. The CampusClarity website also contains the Talk About It Community where downloadable materials are readily available.
Documents specific policy interventions that can be implemented in the state of California to improve outcomes for men of color in community colleges. Suggests that state policy makers examine new ways of disaggregating data, creating a new early warning system, institute a statewide educational initiative for men of color, and create programs to reclaim "near completers."
Presents tools and information on hosting national prevention week in a community or school. The purpose of hosting the event is to increases public awareness of, and action around, substance abuse and mental health issues.
Provides information for developing and implementing research-based proven interventions to change the culture of off campus drinking and reduce levels of intoxication and related problems. The website provides toolkits, fact sheets, and general information that can assist colleges and universities in designing campus and community interventions.